Apr 09 2022
Saturday

VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Featherweight
23-1-0
KO 4
KO 4
17-6-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Featherweight Championship

The tape

35
Age
37
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 7" / 171 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm

Tape record

UDSDUDUDKO
Form
UDUDKOKOKO
23
Wins
17
11
By KO
6
48
KO%
35
3
By SUB
8
13
SUB%
47
1
Loses
6
1
Stopped
3
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2007
24
Bouts
23
62
Rounds
52
4 hours, 35 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 38 minutes

Tape rankings @ Featherweight

-
UFC
4
-
Bellator
-
1
Tapology
5

Alexander Volkanovski vs Chan Sung Jung report

Who won Volkanovski vs Jung?

Alexander Volkanovski beat Chan Sung Jung by knockout in the 4th round during the main event of UFC 273, on Saturday 9th April 2022 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

This contest was for the UFC Featherweight championship.

Volkanovski vs Jung stats

Alexander Volkanovski stepped into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Chan Sung Jung made his way to the cage with a record of 17 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by knock out and 8 by submission.

Alexander Volkanovski's UFC record stood at 13-3-0, while Chan Sung Jung's came in at 7-5-0.

The stats suggested Volkanovski had an advantage in power over Jung, with a 48% knock out percentage over Jung's 35%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Jung had a massive advantage over Volkanovski, boasting a 47% submission rate over Volkanovski's 13%.

Alexander Volkanovski was the younger man by 2 years, at 35 years old.

Jung had a height advantage of 1 inch over Volkanovski. Despite this, both fighters had a equal reach.

Volkanovski was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 years and 10 months later than Jung, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 23 more professional rounds, 82 to Jung's 59.

Volkanovski vs Jung form

Volkanovski had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Yair Rodriguez at UFC 290 on 8th July 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had lost to Islam Makhachev at UFC 284 on 11th February 2023 by unanimous decision in their UFC Lightweight championship fight at RAC Arena, Perth, Western Australia.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Max Holloway at UFC 276 on 2nd July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, he had defeated Chan Sung Jung at UFC 273 on 9th April 2022 by knockout in the 4th round in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.

He was victorious against Brian Ortega at UFC 266 on 25th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Jung had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Dan Ige at UFC Vegas 29 on 19th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest in the United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Brian Ortega at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Frankie Edgar at UFC on ESPN+ 23 on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sajik Arena, Busan, South Korea.

Before that, he had defeated Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN+ 12 on 22nd June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, United States.

He had been defeated by Yair Rodriguez at UFC Fight Night 139 on 10th November 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Pepsi Center, Denver.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Alexander Volkanovski had been fighting more than Chan Sung Jung.

Going to this contest, Alexander Volkanovski had last fought 10 months and 17 days ago, while Chan Sung Jung's last outing had been 2 years, 11 months and 6 days ago.

Volkanovski's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 8 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.4 rounds on average.

Jung's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

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